Wisconsin athletes compete in Monday’s Olympic events
MADISON, Wis. (WMTV) - The 2020 Tokyo Olympics are in full gear Monday, as several events continue their competitions and several athletes with ties to Wisconsin compete. Here’s a look at who’s competing today.
Women’s Pool Play will have four games at 12 a.m., 3:30 a.m., 7 a.m. and 11:30 p.m. You can watch live on the NBC Olympics website through a TV provider sign-in.
Rae Lin D’alie of Waterford went to UW-Madison and played in Italy - FIBA 3x3. While playing for UW Basketball (2006-10) Rae started 131 of 132 games, setting a university record for consecutive games played and started.
Preliminary races in the women’s 49er FX begin at 10 p.m. You can watch live.
Stephanie Roble of East Troy won a bronze in 2020 during the World Championship and participated in the event in 2014, 2017 and 2018. She also received the silver in the Pan American Game Lima in 2019. Instagram: @stephanieroble
Team USA plays Japan during the Opening Round, Game 13at 2 a.m. Monday You can watch on NBC.
Kelsey Harshman of UW-Madison is on Team Canada. While at UW, she ranked third in the school’s history batting average with a .369 career clip. Her .527 on-base percentage ranks second at UW. Instagram: @kelseyharshman
USA’s Women’s volleyball Pool B plays China at 9:05 p.m. You can watch live.
Lauren Carlini of UW-Madison was chosen MVP and Best Setter at the 2018 Pan American Cup where she started all six matches, ultimately leading the U.S. to gold. Twitter: @laurencarlini Instagram: @laurencarlini
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